Register an interest in owning a Dunkirk Little Ship and details of Little Ships for sale

The Association is always seeking enthusiastic individuals who are prepared to take ownership (sole or shared) of Dunkirk Little Ships.

Sometimes Little Ships become available that require extensive renovation whilst on other occasions vessels are in pristine condition. Generally speaking the market price will reflect the condition.

If you are interested is becoming an owner of a Dunkirk Little Ship then please send an email to

Little Ships known to be for sale are listed below:

The information on Little Ships for sale is compiled from various sources and believed to be correct at the time of publishing. If you are aware of a Little Ship for sale or if indeed a Little Ship so listed is not actually for sale then please contact
The Association takes no responsibility for the accuracy of any description provided on the seller's behalf and strongly recommends that potential buyers obtain a survey from a suitably qualified person.

Where no direct sales contact is provided, please contact the Hon Secretary for further information.

Regrettably now in need of a complete refit, guide price £10,000.
Full details on the website
Due to the current owners health Forty-Two has been neglected in recent years after being partly re-planked and re-decked about 8 years ago.
She is currently afloat with running engines on the non-tidal River Severn.
December 2012

1937, 34ft Osborne of Littlehampton. Twin BMC (Argos) engines recently fully reconditioned. Sleeps four. Recently completed the return to Dunkirk. Sound vessel that requires a small amount of completion. Lying Leigh on Sea. Full history available.
For further details contact
June 2015

Built 1938 Timms Boatyard LOA 30’ beam 9'.4” draft 2’.4”. Centre wheelhouse , sleeps 4, powered by Beta Marine diesel. Complete restoration 2013-2015, mint condition, immaculately equipped, lying afloat Marlow. See ( search 433579) or contact

Built by J W Brooke & Co Ltd, Lowestoft, 52ft, lying Teddington and in need of restoration. Contact Simon Brown 07970 654 601 email .
July 2017

Beautiful Classic Twin Screw Wooden Motorboat. A chance to own (and use) a piece of history. This boat was one of the 'Dunkirk Little Ships' that saved the soldiers off the beaches in 1940. It is also on the National Historic Ship register. A real head-turner that generates a lot of conversation and compliments. Price reduced to £29,000
Contact Mark Brooking 07417 563457
Aug 2017

Ferry Nymph - 1939, 41'x12'x3' - carvel built , pitch pine on oak. Single Perkins Sabre M92 Diesel engine with unobtrusive and silent newly installed jet thruster.
Comprehensive navigation equipment for off-shore cruising. Holding tank for inshore use. Open -plan saloon midships with new traditional Coach roof and removable side screens with full headroom electric heads off. Seating for 12 guests in comfort with access to aft deck.
Twin crew cabin forward leading into galley/wheelhouse. 12/240v with wind turbine. All new steering and hydraulics, newly painted, varnished and anti-fouled . Ready to go. Reluctant sale due to change in circumstances. Sensible offers invited. Contact David Fox Tel: 077895 34945 (Mob) or 01967 402236 or e-mail : >
July 2017

For further information on any of the above feel free to contact (July 2017)